Blog Series: New Features in Laravel 5.0

This is a series of posts on New Features in Laravel 5.0.

  1. Sep 10, 2014 | laravel, 5.0, laravel 5
    In creating FormRequest, Taylor separated out both an interface (ValidatesWhenResolved) and a trait (ValidatesWhenResolvedTra...
  2. Sep 10, 2014 | laravel, 5.0, laravel 5
    Laravel 5.0 Laravel 5.0 is coming out in November, and there are a lot of features that have folks excited. The New Directory...
  3. Sep 12, 2014 | laravel, laravel 5, 5.0
    One of the big reasons Laravel 4.3 got moved to 5.0 is because the directory structure can seem like a big shift in thinking....
  4. Sep 20, 2014 | laravel, 5.0, laravel 5
    Performance optimization within our PHP code isn't always something at the forefront of our minds, but our backend code--espe...
  5. Sep 28, 2014 | laravel, laravel 5, 5.0
    In Laravel 5, you can now use the same Filesystem class which previously simplified interactions with the local filesystem, a...
  6. Sep 30, 2014 | laravel, 5.0, laravel 5
    Laravel 5.0 introduces the ability for the Container to resolve depencies injected into any methods that are resolved by the ...
  7. Oct 9, 2014 | laravel, 5.0, laravel 5
    Note: Route Annotations were eventually removed from core, and separated to a package maintained by the Laravel Community. T...
  8. Oct 10, 2014 | laravel, 5.0, laravel 5
    If you've been following along with my previous blog posts about Laravel 5.0, you may have noticed that route filters were fi...
  9. Oct 10, 2014 | laravel, 5.0, laravel 5
    Note: Event Annotations were eventually removed from core, and separated to a package maintained by the Laravel Community. T...
  10. Oct 16, 2014 | laravel, 5.0, laravel 5
    If you've followed my blog for a while, you've probably seen me struggle with Laravel's environment detection--especially reg...
  11. Nov 20, 2014 | laravel, 5.0, laravel 5
    Eric Barnes has a longer write up on this, so I'll just keep it short: Laravel 5.0 is introducing a pretty incredible cron-st...
  12. Jan 2, 2015 | laravel, 5.0, commands, laravel 5
    As you’ve probably read me mention on Twitter, I’ve paused on blogging new Laravel 5 features to try to give Taylor some ...
  13. Jan 16, 2015 | laravel, laravel 5
    It's very simple to get started in a new Laravel 5 app: composer create-project laravel/laravel my-project-name-here dev-deve...
  14. Jan 19, 2015 | laravel 5, laravel
    You might be missing the "prettier" Whoops error handler from Laravel 4. If so, here's how to bring it back. Updat...
  15. Jan 21, 2015 | laravel, events, 5.0, laravel 5
    If you haven't read it yet, go read the Laravel 5.0 - Commands & Handlers post. It'll give much-needed background for th...
  16. Jan 26, 2015 | laravel, laravel 5
    Sometimes it can seem like a lot of work to create an event, create its handler, and bind the two. Create a command, create i...
  17. Feb 1, 2015 | laravel, laravel 5
    When you wanted to customize your error pages—for example, showing a particular cat GIF when your users hit a 404—you’d...
  18. Feb 14, 2015 | laravel 5, laravel, eloquent
    I had completely forgotten to finish my Laravel 5.0 blog posts, but I saw a great quick introduction to attribute casting at ...

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